Lionel Messi overtakes Xavi to break Barcelona all-time appearance record

Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi has now surpass Xavi Hernandez after marking his 768th game for the club against Real Sociedad on Sunday night.

Messi have surpassed Xavi on Barca’s list of appearance-makers in La Liga alone, but the Real Sociedad match takes him to the top of matches played in all competitions.

Lionel Messi overtakes Xavi to break Barcelona all-time appearance list record

Out of previous 767 games, Messi’s record stands at 536 matches won, 140 matches drawn and he has lost 91.

He has 661 Barcelona career goals to his name.

 

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